How much does a Social Media Manager make?

Updated 25 Sep 2021
£33,368 /yr
Average Base Pay

655 salaries

£23K

Low

£33K

Average

£49K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Social Media Manager is £33,368 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Social Media Manager salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 655 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Social Media Manager employees.

Seniority Levels

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Social Media Manager£33,368 /yr
L3
Senior Social Media Manager£42,887 /yr
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BORN SOCIAL
4.8

BORN SOCIAL

Social Media Manager

£29,000

 /yr
Range: £24K - £46K
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£24K

£46K

£24,195 - £46,460 Range

Social Chain
3.7

Social Chain

Social Media Manager

£27,245

 /yr
Range: £18K - £47K

£18K

£47K

£18,481 - £47,337 Range

123 Internet Group
4.6

123 Internet Group

Social Media Manager

£23,038

 /yr
Range: £20K - £27K

£20K

£27K

£20,000 - £27,494 Range

RSM Agency
2.3

RSM Agency

Social Media Manager

£29,181

 /yr
Range: £26K - £34K

£26K

£34K

£25,811 - £33,662 Range

OMD
3.5

OMD

Social Media Manager

£34,527

 /yr
Range: £33K - £40K

£33K

£40K

£32,916 - £39,786 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Social Media Manager

£24,574

 /yr
Range: £21K - £41K

£21K

£41K

£21,000 - £41,413 Range

ThirtyThree
3.9

ThirtyThree

Social Media Manager

£33,662

 /yr
Range: £27K - £35K

£27K

£35K

£26,843 - £34,653 Range

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THG
3.5

THG

Social Media Manager

£30,000

 /yr
Range: £26K - £33K

£26K

£33K

£26,052 - £33,038 Range

BBC
3.9

BBC

Social Media Manager

£33,387

 /yr
Range: £30K - £58K

£30K

£58K

£30,272 - £57,856 Range

Curtis Gabriel
2.8

Curtis Gabriel

Social Media Manager

£18,430

 /yr
Range: £18K - £20K

£18K

£20K

£17,883 - £20,478 Range

TMW Unlimited
3.6

TMW Unlimited

Social Media Manager

£31,933

 /yr
Range: £32K - £33K

£32K

£33K

£31,558 - £32,765 Range

Google
4.5

Google

Social Media Manager

£27,846

 /yr
Range: £20K - £33K

£20K

£33K

£20,310 - £32,615 Range

Pitch Consultants
5

Pitch Consultants

Social Media Manager

£29,591

 /yr
Range: £29K - £45K

£29K

£45K

£29,000 - £45,000 Range

Kairos Group
4

Kairos Group

Social Media Manager

£28,000

 /yr
Range: £27K - £28K

£27K

£28K

£27,418 - £28,434 Range

Brilliant Agency (UK)
1.8

Brilliant Agency (UK)

Social Media Manager

£25,673

 /yr
Range: £26K - £34K

£26K

£34K

£25,597 - £33,662 Range

BT
3.9

BT

Social Media Manager

£43,786

 /yr
Range: £30K - £47K

£30K

£47K

£29,530 - £47,023 Range

BBC Studios
3.9

BBC Studios

Social Media Manager

£34,178

 /yr
Range: £32K - £45K

£32K

£45K

£32,384 - £45,162 Range

Social Buzzing

Social Media Manager - Hourly

£3

 /hr
Range: £2 - £10

£2

£10

£2 - £10 Range

Cancer Research UK
4

Cancer Research UK

Social Media Manager

£39,233

 /yr
Range: £37K - £43K

£37K

£43K

£36,860 - £42,784 Range

JD Sports Fashion
3.1

JD Sports Fashion

Social Media Manager

£30,576

 /yr
Range: £28K - £32K

£28K

£32K

£28,392 - £32,000 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Social Media Manager salaries

The national average salary for a Social Media Manager is £33,368 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Social Media Manager salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 655 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Social Media Manager employees.

The highest salary for a Social Media Manager in United Kingdom is £48,642 per year.

The lowest salary for a Social Media Manager in United Kingdom is £22,890 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent social media manager salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

£17,800
per year
A Social Media Advisor in the Cardiff Area area reported making £17,800 per year
Job Highlights
Cardiff Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Non-profit Organisation
£3,162
monthly
A Social Media Editor in the London Area area reported making £3,162 per month
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
London Area area
Freelance
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£32,000
per year
A Social Media Manager in the Sheffield Area area reported making £32,000 per year
Additional Pay
£2k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Sheffield Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
£29,000
per year
A Social Media Manager in the London Area area reported making £29,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
London Area area
Contract
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
£52,500
per year
A Social Media Manager in the Swindon Area area reported making £52,500 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Swindon Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
£35,000
per year
A Paid Social Manager in the Liverpool Area area reported making £35,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Liverpool Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£42,000
per year
A Social Media Manager in the London Area area reported making £42,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Non-profit Organisation